Are you seeking a career that offers unparalleled exposure to innovative technical expertise, diverse learning opportunities and unique development experiences? Regardless of your specialisation, Defence needs engineering graduates to work across a wide spectrum of projects around Australia, and the world that will offer constant exposure to new and exciting challenges.
When applying to work as a graduate in Defence, you can choose from the following development programs, designed to prepare you for an exciting and diverse career in Defence or the wider APS.
From working on the Joint Strike Fighter, Navy ships or soldier protection systems, our Engineering Pathway will see you involved in cutting edge projects supporting the Australian Defence Force that are of national importance. This Pathway is professionally recognised by Engineers Australia.
The Maritime Engineering and Naval Construction job stream will provide university graduates an exciting and unique opportunity to be a part of the future ship and submarine projects, both of which will be a significant contribution to Australian Navy capability.
The Estate and Infrastructure stream is seeking professional and innovative team-players to help design, manage, maintain and develop one of Australia’s largest and most diverse real estate portfolios to keep pace with Defence’s changing capabilities.
Our Intelligence agencies possess an insatiable demand for IT specialists. We employ specialist in traditional ICT fields as well as many positions that require application of specialist computer knowledge and / or abilities. Regardless of the area of work, our IT specialists enjoy some of the most challenging and technically difficult tasks available.
Your work will directly support national intelligence priorities of Government and to support our military operations regionally and beyond.
To view more information visit Defence Intelligence and Cyber stream opportunities
The Defence Science and Technology (DST) Group provides specialist scientific advice and innovative technology solutions to create and maintain Australia’s defence and national security capability edge.